Call us on
Email us at

Little Tommy Tucker Nursery Rhyme

little tommy tucker

"Little Tommy Tucker" is a charming nursery rhyme whose origins can be traced back to the 18th century in England. The rhyme's simplicity and catchy tune have made it a favourite among young children, teaching them about basic everyday activities in a playful manner.

Little Tommy Tucker Nursery Poem for Kids

Little Tommy Tucker,

Sings for his supper;

What shall we give him?

White bread and butter.


How shall he cut it

Without a knife?

How will he be married

Without a wife?

History of the Poem:

The rhyme has endured through generations, being passed down from parents to children, and finding its way into various forms of media, including children's books and educational programs. Its catchy rhythm and easy-to-remember lyrics make it a popular choice for early childhood education, aiding in language development and rhythm recognition.

While the origins of "Little Tommy Tucker" remain somewhat obscure, its timeless appeal lies in its relatability. Children across cultures and generations have found delight in the rhyming words and the rhythmic melody, making it a treasured part of childhood.

As children chant the verses of "Little Tommy Tucker," they not only engage in a musical experience but also connect with the simplicity and innocence of childhood. This classic rhyme continues to bring smiles to little faces, making it an enduring part of nursery rhyme tradition worldwide.

Admissions open for 2024-2025
Admission Enquiry

More Poems

Copyright @2024 | K12 Techno Services ®

ORCHIDS - The International School | Terms | Privacy Policy | Cancellation